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Beautiful Floating Candles

Updated on August 21, 2015

Uses for Floating Candles

Floating candles are an extremely versatile tool you can use to enhance any type of situation; whether you're alone or with family or friends.

Even putting them together doesn't have to be hard, as you can buy some floating candles in the form of a kit, which you can quickly assemble and use. These are especially great when you're in a hurry or don't have time to look for pieces to create your own floating candle decorations.

Although it's far from the only use for a floating candle, one that is highly popular among users is to present them as a centerpiece at special events. There are so many to choose from, just about any can be found in the size, shape or color you need to fit with the existing room pr area you have to work with.

Another highly popular use for a floating candle is in setting moods for specific situations. You may just want to relax in a bathtub and let the floating candles surround you in light while enjoying the atmosphere they create. You could also use them outdoors in places like ponds or fountains to add a hint of festivity or romance to the situation. Any place you have water can be used to strategically place a floating candle.

Add some scent to the floating candle and you include one more dimension to enjoy. You could also change the color, shape or size of the candle to fit the occasion. Either way, floating candles are a very versatile and enjoyable prop to include as part of many individual or social experiences.

Floating Candle Centerpiece

Here's a great example of a fantastic floating candle centerpiece, in this case with the candles presented as flowers. It doesn't get much better than this for stunning beauty and great mood enhancers for any occasion. Obviously these would work great at a wedding, but any circumstance warranting flowers, or just a romantic gift to celebrate a specific occasion is compelling and gratifying.

Flower Floating Candles

Floating Pond Candles

Here's another great way to make use of floating candles. See the way they enhance the overall light decorations surrounding the pond while they decorate the pond themselves? It is extraordinary.

Pond Candles

Floating Candles in Candle Holders

These wonderfully made candle holders for floating candles really work terrific. Add the polished rocks in the bottom and they're fantastic. As with all candles, you can include other elements to create great scenes, and it's no different here with the pine cones, leaves and wood pieces surrounding the floating candles.

Floating Candles and Holders

Floating Candles and Citrus

Floating candles also work good with other props or things which float, including the citrus displayed below. Consider any type of fruit or vegetable with color that could go with your floating candles, and will be able to see the diverse and unique ways you can create different themes to go with your home and existing d├ęcor.

Citrus with Floating Candles

Seashell Floating Candles

There are a lot of different types of pre-made floating candle themes, including the seashell floating candles below. They would go with any island or water theme you're desiring to create. Another great, romantic theme is when you get heart-shaped floating candles, which you can use to create the special mood you're looking for at special occasions.

Seashell Candles

Many Varieties of Floating Candles

Just these few photos of floating candle themes show how you can use them in numerous situations to enhance the mood or festive feel you're seeking. For everything from a centerpiece to set at the table, celebrations, or outdoor festivities, there's a floating candle. With a little searching you could find an endless array of designs, shapes and colors to work with.


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      Tomas 3 years ago

      There are actually beautiful videos of floating candles on youtube.

      They are just as beautiful as the ones you posted.

      Like this one

      Hope, you like them just as much as I do.

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      Kim 6 years ago

      Great hub! I love floating candles, it really makes a difference in the environment. I bought floating candles at Qcandles, and I am going to use it in some events that I'm planning. The information was very helpful! Thanks again!